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Driver License Fees
Knowledge Test $2.00
Beginner's Permit $2.50
CDL Application $15.00
Driver's License (5 year - Online Only) $12.50
Driver's License (10 year - Field Office Only) $25.00
Duplicate Driver's License $10.00
ID Cards 
    
Ages 5-16 -  $5.00
     Age 17 and older - No charge
Copy of Driving Record $6
SC Driver's Manual - $5.00 +Tax
SC Commercial Driver's Manual - $5.00 +Tax

Registration Fees
Title - $15.00 fee (Additional $20.00 for expedited processing)
Passenger cars - $24.00 fee
RV’s - $24.00 fee
Persons 64 years of age $22.00 fee
65 or older or disabled $20.00 fee
(If disabled, a statement from a medical doctor as to the permanency of the disability must be submitted)
Motorcycles - $10.00 fee
Utility or Camper Trailers - $10.00 fee
Permanent Trailer Plate - $87.00
Trailers with empty weight in excess of 2500 lbs. - $20.00 fee
GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT                FEE
0001-4000                                         $30.00
4001-5000                                                                                  $40.00
5001-6000                                                                                  $60.00
6001-7000                                                                                  $70.00
7001-8000                                                                                  $80.00
8001-9000                                                                                  $90.00
9001-10000                                      $100.00
Click below to see schedule of license fees for Trucks, Truck-Trailers and Road Tractors (All Property Carrying Vehicles)*
Schedule of License Fees

* Trucks over 26,000 GVW and buses 16 passengers or more for hire must show SSN or FEIN, but tax receipt is not required.

Penalties for Late Registration

46 to 60 days                     $10.00

61 to 75 days                     $25.00

76 to 135 days                   $50.00

Over 135 days                    $75.00

 

Penalties for Late Registration Renewal

First 14 days                      $10.00

15 to 30 days                     $25.00

31 to 90 days                     $50.00

Over 90 days                      $75.00

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